Rithy, 35, is single and resides with his parents in Kampong Chhnang Province, Cambodia. He is a policeman and security guard at KREDIT office in Kampong Chhnang Province. Rithy is requesting a loan of USD 700 to pay for his wedding ceremony. In the future, he would like to run a grocery store for his future wife to generate more income to support the family and renew his house.
KREDIT Microfinance Institution Plc., is one of Kiva’s most established partners in Southeast Asia. The organization empowers the economically-active poor and small entrepreneurs by providing inclusive financial services. Beyond loans, KREDIT offers low-income clients complementary training in debt management, savings and budgeting. In addition, KREDIT partners with NGOs to offer training in primary health care, agricultural techniques and HIV/AIDS awareness.
For more information on KREDIT, please visit its partner page. If you would like to engage more with KREDIT and its borrowers, you can also join its lending team, KREDIT MFI Cambodia.